ED Decision 2022/017/R

Continuing airworthiness management in a single air carrier business grouping

AMC & GM to Part-M — Issue 2, Amendment 7
AMC & GM to Part-CAMO — Issue 1, Amendment 3
AMC & GM to Part-ORO — Issue 2, Amendment 22

The objective of this Decision is to facilitate the implementation of the requirements introduced by Regulation (EU) 2022/410, which amended Regulation (EU) No 1321/2014 (‘Continuing Airworthiness (CAW) Regulation’) as regards the CAW management in a single air carrier business grouping.

This Decision amends the Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) & Guidance Material (GM) to Annex I (Part M) and Annex Vc (Part-CAMO) to the CAW Regulation, as well as the AMC & GM to Annex III (Part-ORO) to Regulation (EU) No 965/2012 (‘Air OPS Regulation’) regarding the following topics:

  • definition of a ‘single air carrier business grouping’;
  • harmonisation of the management systems of the organisations involved;
  • cooperation in the oversight by competent authorities (CAs) of the organisations involved; and
  • nomination by the operator of the person responsible for the management and supervision of the contract with a CAMO.